Keeley B.

asked • 11/29/16

Dawn is packing cookies. She puts 5 cookies in each package. If she has 7,414 cookies, how many packages can she make? In a mixed number

Need it in a mixed number.  I would like to know how we get to the answer.

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Charles B. answered • 11/29/16

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Keeley B.

We got to the 1,482.4 but how do we get it to a mixed number?  They use common core, new school, still learning new teacher.
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Charles B.

a mixed number means turning it into a whole number and a fraction. 0.4 is the same as 4/10
so
1482 and 4/10
which reduces to
1482 and 2/5
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